Random History Quiz

Can you name the TERM?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
DefinitionThe Answer
according to Marshall's ruling in the case 'the power to tax is the power to destroy'
voting an elected official out of office before his/her term is up
these hispanics tend to be Republicans
Many think of this position as the 2nd most powerful person in washington
It is their job to count votes, organize party members in their chamber, etc.
Republicans often get their news from this network
term for unlimited debate in the senate
using the court as a tool of social change
they often produce issue orientated commercials. they can't support a candidate but their commercials often help one candidate over another
the process of acquiring your political beliefs
this type of federalism created under reagan attempted to give the power to the states
this clause in the Constitution is the basis for implied powers
this committee determines whether amendments can be added, time of debate, etc.
this amendment is often cited in cases involving civil rights
form of democracy in which people people participate elected officials
According to this rule evidence obtained illegally is inadmissable in court
protects Americans from cruel and unusual punishment
article of the constitution dealing with the legislative branch
3 men wrote this series of 85 essays defending the constitution
number of years for a senate term
Rule by an elite few
DefinitionThe Answer
this pamphlet enouraged colonists to support the Declaration of Ind.
discrimination based on culture, living patterns, etc.
corporations, interest groups,and individuals create these to raise money and donate it to political campaigns
when disputes arise between the states and the national government this clause makes the national government right
this justice created the concept of judicial review
this is the most sophisticated form of putting together a polling sample
this is ad meant to protect you from an upcoming attack
these make up the most numerous forms of government in America
more than anything else this influence impacts your political ideology
Mr. R belongs to which party
labor groups, corporations, and other groups are examples of this type of interest group
(Religious Group) they tend to be be the most liberal religious group
you must be at least this old to run for president
This kind of vote is the only way to end a filibuster in the senate
some governors have the ability to do this which mean strike down or eliminate part of a bill
discimination based on law
States like Iowa nominate candidates through these more social and time consuming alternatives to primaries
young people get much of their news from this spoof of the O'Reilly factor
laws that involve race are often subject to this type of scrutiny when they are brought before court
fancy word meaning 2 houses

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.